Defence

Staff at Mears Care in King's Lynn are collecting and sending boxes for troops stationed abroad - From left, Linda Roberts, Chrissie Mitchell and Penny Ahmed. Picture: Matthew Usher.

King’s Lynn care firm Mears collecting treats for RAF Marham II(AC) Squadron out in Afghanistan

Staff and clients of a care provider are collecting parcels for our boys and girls in Afghanistan.

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Duncan Slater who was injured in Afghanistan whilst serving with the Armed Forces.

Fans to applaud hero Duncan at Canaries match

Norwich City fans will show their appreciation for a hero serviceman who lost both his legs after being hit by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan when he is invited pitch-side as the club’s special guest on Saturday.

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Handover of Helmand Cpl Daniel Wiepen/MoD Crown Copyright/PA Wire

End of line for Task Force Helmand - and the region’s role in Afghanistan

The UK’s military headquarters in Afghanistan has been disbanded in the latest major step in the drawdown of British troops.

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Squadrons from RAF Marham will be the last to serve in Afghanistan.

RAF Marham squadrons set to see out Afghan conflict as country prepares for April 5 elections

RAF Marham squadrons will be among the last to serve in Afghanistan, as British forces withdraw from the country.

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RAF Lakenheath is the UK's biggest US air force base and home to 48th Fighter Wing.

What would be the impact on our region if RAF Lakenheath was to close?

With a report commissioned by the US government casting doubt on the long-term future of RAF Lakenheath, the EDP assesses the potential impact on the region if the base were to close.

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